Super Adventure #6

Published
December 1984
Page count
84
Cover price
0.99 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Australian Edition DC
 
Australian Edition DC

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Batman) Cover, 1 page

"Aquaman Green Arrow Creeper Shazam!"

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo, line art

Reprint history

Printed in
The Brave and the Bold 197, April 1983
Show/hide 1. The Superman-Batman Split (Superman and Batman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Batman
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Superman; Batman; Robin; Supergirl; Batgirl; James Gordon; Jimmy Olsen; Ronald Jason; Desmond Jason; Kandor; green kryptonite

Credits

Writing
Cary Bates, scripter
Art
Neal Adams, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Mort Weisinger, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #176 (June 1968)
The Superman-Batman Split!
Also printed
Australia
Superman Supacomic (Colour Comics, 1959 series) #110 ([October 1968?])
The Superman-Batman Split
 
United States
Super-Team Family (DC, 1975 series) #3 (February-March 1976)
The Superman-Batman Split
 
Australia
Giant Superman Album (KG Murray, 1973? series) #28 ([November 1976?])
The Superman-Batman Split Part 2: A Tale of 3 Teams
 
United States
The Best of DC (DC, 1979 series) #16 (September 1981)
The Superman-Batman Split!
 
United States
World's Finest Comics (DC, 1941 series) #302 (April 1984)
The Superman-Batman Split!
 
United States
Batman Illustrated by Neal Adams (DC, 2003 series) #1 ([September] 2003)
The Superman-Batman Split!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Batgirl (DC, 2007 series) #1 (2007)
The Superman-Batman Split!

Synopsis

Actor Jason Desmond's dying performance is an attempt to fool Superman and Batman into believing he is 2 aliens, one hunting the other. But his story rings false and Superman lets Batman in on the hoax, which ends up fooling Supergirl, Batgirl, Robin, and Jimmy Olsen anyway.

Notes

Part II is titled "A Tale of 3 Teams."

Show/hide 2. I Gave Him Everything He Ever Wanted (The Creeper) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Creeper
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Carl Gafford, scripter
Art
Chuck Patton, penciller
 
Sal Trapani, inker
Text
Carl Gafford, letterer
Editing
Ernie Colón, editor [as Ernie Colon]

Reprint history

Original
The Flash 320, April 1983
Show/hide 3. The Autobiography of Bruce Wayne (Batman and Catwoman (Earth 2)) Comic story, 22 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Catwoman (Earth 2)
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Alan Brennert, scripter
Art
Joe Staton, penciller
 
George Freeman, inker
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor
 
Nicola Cuti, Assistant Editor

Reprint history

Original
The Brave and the Bold 197, April 1983

Notes

Fills in the chapter of Earth 2 Batman's life where he marries Selina Kyle.

Show/hide 4. Strike First (Green Arrow) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Green Arrow
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Joey Cavalieri, scripter
Art
Shawn McManus, line art
Text
Bob Lappan, letterer
Editing
Len Wein, editor

Reprint history

Original
Detective Comics 537, April 1984
Show/hide 5. The Power of Darkness (Shazam!) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Shazam!
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
E. Nelson Bridwell, scripter
Art
Don Newton, penciller
 
Frank Chiaramonte, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Mike W. Barr, editor

Reprint history

Original
World's Finest Comics 278, April 1982
Show/hide 6. Eight Arms of Conquest (Superman and Aquaman) Comic story, 18 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman and Aquaman
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Dan Mishkin, scripter
 
Gary Cohn, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Gil Kane, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
DC Comics Presents 48, August 1982

Notes

Story includes original cover as first page (S-3925) by Gil Kane and Frank Giacoia .


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2744

Entry created

  • 04/09/2005

Cover added

  • 04/09/2005

Index completed

  • 22/12/2006

Last updated

  • 25/09/2019